Posts categorized as PaaS

Ruby Fog gem HP Provider now with OpenStack Swift Temp Url Support

The Fog HP storage provider is currently the most stable and recommended way to access Swift using Ruby as the HP storage implementation is more reliable than the OpenStack provider. So while you should use OpenStack::Identity for tenant and user management, Swift access is rather done using HP::Storage of the HP provider. During the creation… Read more »

How to use the anynines Swift service with your app

Introduction The anynines Swift service enables your apps to store files to our Swift cloud storage solution. This tutorial will demonstrate the usage of the Swift service from within ruby apps using the fog gem. Fog implements a wrapper around cloud storage services and includes provider (driver) classes for many different storage providers. Currently the… Read more »

anynines – Scalable Swift File Storage Service

Given that most web applications need to store files generated or uploaded by users they require a place to store these files. Back in the old days such files have been put into the filesystem. However, for redundant systems with multiple application server instances this is not an option. Because the instances can be spread… Read more »